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Stop the Killing of Seals By Fishermen
Animals  (tags: Seals, killed, injured, fisherman, nets, U.S. Legislature, animalcruelty, protection, suffering, animalwelfare, animalrights, ethics, AnimalWelfare )

- 1338 days ago -
Where fishermen, beat and kill helpless seals, for doing nothing except getting caught and cut in these nets.
Petition: Stop FedEx From Shipping Shark Fins Target: CEO of FedEx, Frederick W. Smith
Animals  (tags: shark, shark fins, FedEx, extinction, animalcruelty, AnimalWelfare, slaughter, suffering, soup, UPS, gluttony, fisherman, endangered, cruelty, animals, protection )

- 1368 days ago -
Over 73 million sharks are killed each year for shark fin soup. Fins are cut off the shark, they're tossed back into the water, where it sinks to the bottom & they drown & die.
Stop Bottom Trawling - To Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: bottom trawling, ocean, birds, marine mammals, fish, turtles, fisherman, fish, petition )

- 1741 days ago -
Bottom trawling is one of the most destructive ways to catch fish, and is responsible for up to half of all discarded fish and marine life worldwide.
Where Do Performance Dolphins Come From?
Animals  (tags: dolphins, Japan, fisherman, marine parks, aquariums, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, humans, killing, slaughter, wildlife )

- 2004 days ago -
This weekend, fisherman herded approximately 250 bottlenose dolphins into Japan's Taiji Cove and selected about a dozen, including an extremely rare albino dolphin, for possible sale to marine parks and aquariums.
Sea Lion Steals Prize Fish Out of Fisherman's Hands
Animals  (tags: sea lion, steals, fish, fisherman, video, cute )

- 2087 days ago -
An opportunist sea lion, nicknamed Pancho by locals, conducts a daring theft of a prize fish from a fisherman's hands as he was posing with his catch.
Animals  (tags: animals, environment, death, fish, fisherman, fish, wildlife, animalwelfare, sadness )

- 2742 days ago -
"When I took a closer notice, I saw that the fish were actually dying. They were disorientated and acting as if they were oxygen-deprived," Mr McPhee said. "You see even more on top of the water swimming in circles and on to the shore as if....
Taiji Meeting to Discuss Dolphin Slaughter Goes Awry
Animals  (tags: dolphins meeting, taiji, shame, ric obarry left, fisherman )

- 3173 days ago -
Last week in Taiji, where dolphins go to die, a meeting was held between pro-slaughterers (the resident fisherman and politicians) and those who prefer not to see highly intelligent, social, friendly mammals rounded up and stabbed to deat
'The Cove' Village To Hold First-Ever Meeting Between Anti-Dolphin Hunting Activists And Fishermen
Animals  (tags: the cove, meeting, fisherman, anti whaling advocates, ric obarry, dolphins, protection )

- 3185 days ago -
A Japanese town whose annual dolphin hunt was bloodily depicted in the Oscar-winning documentary "The Cove" is hosting the first-ever meeting between anti-hunting activists and its fishermen to try to find common ground between the two sides
Thousands Give Last Rites to Dead Whale in Vietnam
Animals  (tags: dead whale, memorial, funeral, homage, vietnam, fisherman )

- 3432 days ago -
Thousands of Vietnamese fishermen are giving a royal send-off to a 15-ton dead whale, gathering at a southern Vietnamese village to pay homage at a funeral for the creature they call "Your Excellency."
Animals  (tags: fisherman, shark finning, killing sharks, soups, cruelty, destruction, oceans, protection )

- 3516 days ago -
An estimated 73 million sharks around the world are killed every year, primarily for their fins, which are used in the Asian delicacy shark fin soup. Too often, fishermen slice off the valuable fins and discard the bodies at sea. This wasteful practice
East Coast Fishermen Adapt Lobster Fishing to Protect Endangered Whales
Animals  (tags: fisherman, lobster fishing, endangered whales, protection )

- 3518 days ago -
One of the world's most endangered marine mammals is getting some help from a small group of eastern Canadian fishermen who are trying to reduce a major threat to the animals by controlling the amount of lethal fishing line in the water.
Fisherman Faces Year in Jail for Harming Humpback Whale
Animals  (tags: fisherman, illegal nets, harming marine mammals, humpback whale, charges, investigation, jail term )

- 3781 days ago -
Robert J. Eldridge Jr. faces up to a year in prison and a $100,000 fine if convicted of three felony charges. The district attorney says he "did knowingly and unlawfully take a marine mammal, to wit, a humpback whale in waters under the jurisdiction of
Fisherman Nick Dobby Dragged 3km By Marlin
Animals  (tags: new zealand, marine wildlife, marlin, fisherman, dragged, 3 km )

- 3819 days ago -
A SPEARGUN fisherman was dragged three kilometres by a huge blue marlin off New Zealand's Great Barrier Island. When 18-year-old Nick Dobby speared the 213kg marlin last weekend it began a battle which lasted two and a half hours and carried him thre
Horrific Dolphin Deaths Show Maui at Risk
Animals  (tags: new zealand, endangered dolphins, threatened, fisherman, nets, disappearing, deaths, investigation )

- 4133 days ago -
Photos of 22 dead common dolphins, killed in trawl nets along the west coast of the North Island last December, are horrific and sobering proof that current fishing restrictions cannot adequately protect Maui's dolphins. The photos were released
Dolphin Slaughter Brings Charges From Both Sides
Animals  (tags: dolphin slaughter, fisherman, dophin advocate, evidence, videotaping, cruelty, extreme barbaric cruelty, conflicts )

- 4173 days ago -
Ric O'Barry sometimes dresses as a woman or wears a large surgical mask to disguise his Western identity on trips to spots overlooking the ocean. He prowls the cliffs near Taiji, Japan, with a video camera, hoping to catch fishermen doing something that

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